Carnegie Mellon University Ranking, Address, Tuition Fees, Admission Requirements & SAT Scores

The Carnegie Mellon University ranking is 17th in the USA and 36th in the world on the University Review College Ranking List. It is ranked as the 25th best college in the states by the USnews, and the 59th best by Forbes. The THE rates it as the 24th best university in the world.

Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts 2014 / 2015)

The Carnegie Mellon University tuition fees is $48,786 for both in-state and out-of-state students. It is a very selective college accepting 25.5% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals $84 million per year, an average of $33,040 per student.

Carnegie Mellon University SAT Scores and ACT Scores

SAT scores for entry, Carnegie Mellon University admission requirements (25th-75th percentile) are Math 680 – 780, Reading 630 – 730, and writing 640 – 740. The total composite SAT Score range for accepted applicants is 1340 to 1530.

The requirements for ACT (25th-75th percentile) are Composite 30 – 34, English 29 – 34, and Math 29 – 34.

Carnegie Mellon University Information

Carnegie Mellon University is located in Pennsylvania and was founded in 1900 as a private institution having been created through a merger of the Mellon Institute of Industrial Research and the Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1967. It is situated in a campus of around 103 acres in Pittsburgh.

There are around 5,350 undergraduate students and approximately 4,100 postgraduate scholars, in addition to the 1.260 staff and faculty. The Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA has an endowment of 763 million US dollars. The president is Subra Suresh.

The schools mascot is Scottie Dog, and the sports team are known as the tartens. It is a member of the Nerdy Nine athletic association. It has the following departments: Mellon College of Science ; Carnegie Institute of Technology; Tepper School of Business ; College of Fine Arts; Heinz School of Public Policy and Management; College of Humanities and Social Sciences; School of Computer Science.

Rankings and Quick Facts

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The Carnegie Mellon University is ranked as the 21st best university in the world by the Times, and the 24th best in the USA by US news.

Carnegie Mellon University Address

5000 Forbes Ave.
PA 15213

Other colleges in the state include the University of Pittsburgh, Temple UniversityLehigh, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, the Thomas Jefferson University, and Penn State.

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